Catalogue 2016 - 2017

CEE 455 Railroad Transportation Engineering

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

ME 203

Course Description

This course is designed to provide students with a fundamental understanding of railroad transportation engineering. Topics include railroad engineering efficiency, infrastructure, economics, energy, cost-benefit analysis, route selection, geometric design, alignment, high-speed rail, power, movement, materials characterization, subgrade design, construction, drainage.

Notes

This course is offered every other year.

Distribution

MR

Fee